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The Top Ten Questions To Ask About Your Homeowners Insurance

Ask these questions to get the best value and coverage for your homeowners insurance. You can save money and thank us later.

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FORTIFIED Home Resources

All of the FORTIFIED Home™ standards, technical specs, flyers, logos, and marketing materials.

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The Effect of FORTIFIED™ Construction on Home Resale Value

Switching from conventional construction standards to FORTIFIED increases the value of a home by nearly 7 percent

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Construction Code Supplement

The Construction Code Supplement includes FORTIFIED’s code+ recommendations, providing improved protection and added benefits for coastal and inland communities and residents.

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Strengthen Alabama Homes

Open to all residents, regardless of income or insurer. Provides grants up to $10,000 to homeowners with a primary residence in Mobile and Baldwin Counties, Alabama. Must upgrade their existing home to the FORTIFIED standard.

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FORTIFIED Commercial Resources

IBHS’ FORTIFIED COMMERCIAL standards apply to both IBC and non-IRC residential applications

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Legislation

Model legislation that supports community resilience or mitigation efforts. Updated April 2019. Alabama, Mississippi, and Oklahoma.

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Natural Hazard Mitigation Saves: 2017 Interim Report

Mitigation against natural hazards saves according to the National Institute of Building Sciences

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Alabama FORTIFIED Insurance Discounts Sheet

Alabama leads the nation in FORTIFIED construction with over 3,000 properties designated to meet the standard. These incentives are part of the reason why.

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